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IDIOM (Gr. t&%wµa, something peculiar...

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Originally appearing in Volume V14, Page 288 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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IDIOM (Gr. t&%wµa, something peculiar and personal; lbws, one's own, personal), a form of expression whether in words, grammatical construction, phraseology, &c., which is peculiar to a language; sometimes also a special variety of a particular language, a dialect.
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